Stories by Jonathan Overstreet

Monday, Oct. 24, 2011

Aiken club looks to grow

Palmetto Track and Field Club is looking for more athletes so it can take advantage of close meets this season.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011

Local racers enjoy BMX facility

BMX track draws riders of all ages.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011

Local gymnasts fare well at AAU meet

Several team members from Gymnastics Gold competed in the 2011 AAU Junior Olympic Games in early August, with several earning gold medals.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Thursday, Aug 25, 2011

Warriors cap impressive run with title

The East Augusta Warriors is one of those teams that most basketball coaches can only dream of coaching.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011

Youth team wins national basketball title

The East Augusta Warriors is one of those teams that most basketball coaches can only dream of coaching. For Gregory Utley, that dream has become real.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Friday, June 17, 2011

Opportunity knocks for local fighter

For the past 11 years,Hephzibah resident Divante Jones has been training hard with one primary goal in mind: Qualifying for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. That moment is finally here.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Hayes, McLeod among best in doubles

Patrick Hayes and David McLeod recently won the Southern Adult and Senior Hardcourt Open Championship match in men's 40 doubles at the USTA Southern Championships held in Augusta.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Friday, May 13, 2011

Georgia state tennis tournament comes to Augusta

The U.S. Tennis Association's Georgia Adult League Tennis State Championships will be played across the area today through Monday.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Being treated on the run

Fending off an alligator, falling from the top of a clay pit or getting a fish hook caught in your eye doesn't sound like a fun way to spend your Saturday. But some might beg to differ.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Wednesday, Aug 4, 2010

Home decor boutique to offer unusual wares

North Augusta's Jackson Square is about to become a little more decorative. La Dee Da Home Décor and Gifts, at 336 Georgia Ave., Suite 101, will hold its grand opening today.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Peach Jam a big boost for area

NORTH AUGUSTA --- Regardless of who the final winners are, this year's Nike Peach Jam tournament held in North Augusta is already shaping up to be a slam dunk for local business.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Friday, May 14, 2010

North Augusta thieves sought

NORTH AUGUSTA -- Officers continue to investigate two burglaries that occurred within about an hour of each other this morning.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Thursday, May 6, 2010

North Augustans observe day of prayer

Ministers asked God to bless local, state and national leaders, and everyone in the military.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Predators win district crown

NORTH AUGUSTA --- Fox Creek beat Blacksburg 11-8 on Wednesday to win the Class A District IV baseball championship.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Springtime sun shines on Steeplechase

When it comes to horses, 6-year-old Shaeleigh Lyman doesn't play favorites. "I liked all of them," she said. Shaeleigh spent Saturday at the Aiken Spring Steeplechase with her family.  
By Jonathan Overstreet

Monday, March 15, 2010

Pretty crummy

Who would use a counterfeit $20 to buy Girl Scout cookies from North Augusta youngsters?
By Jonathan Overstreet

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Man arrested in fatal shooting

Richmond County sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting Saturday.
By Jonathan Overstreet

'I'm not a hero,' Iwo Jima veteran says

85-year-old recently returned to the Pacific island and climbed the mountain where the U.S. flag was famously planted.
By Jonathan Overstreet

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Suspect sought in fatal crash

James Brantley is wanted on a vehicular homicide charge.
By Jonathan Overstreet

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Meth use on rise in Richmond County

Production of meth, a highly addictive drug made from household cold medicine, batteries, drain cleaner, brake fluid and other harmful chemicals, increased in recent years when the shake-and-bake ...
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